Protifar

Profitar is a protein supplement in the form of a milk powder made by Nutricia, which can be added to the diets of children or adults in need of a protein-rich diet.

It comes in the Presentation of a resealable tin can of: 225 g

For more information visit the NUTRICIA website.

 

Description:

Protifar is a Food for Special Medical Purposes for use under medical supervision. Protifar is a powdered, unflavoured, high protein supplement, for the dietary management of patients with hypoproteinaemia, as a protein supplement for those unable to meet their protein requirements from normal food and drink or for patients with increased protein requirements e.g. burns, wound healing. Protifar is available in 225g re-sealable tins. Scoop holds approximately 2.5g of powder (2.2g protein).

Protifar is a virtually tasteless high protein powdered supplement which can be added to hot or cold drinks and sweet or savoury foods. It can help you to meet your protein requirements. 

Characteristics:

  • Each scoop contains approximately 2.5 g of powder (2.2 g of protein).
  • Neutral flavor. It does not affect the taste of food, and can easily be mixed with a variety of meals and drinks.
  • Protifar is gluten free.
  • Insignificant content of fat.
  • Clinically lactose free.
  • High in calcium.
  • Prevents diarrhea caused by lactose intolerance.
  • Suitable for low-sodium diets.
  • Provides enough protein without affecting the patient's appetite.
  • Ideal for seniors, or those with diminished food intake significantly.

Nutritional Value per Serving:

Category

Quantity

Unit

Unit

100

ml

Energy

368

kcal

Energy

1560

kJ

Protein

87.2

g

Carbohydrate

1.2

g

Fat

1.6

g

Preparation Guidelines
  • 1 scoop = 2.5g powder / 2.2g protein. Scoop provided in tin. 
  • Beverages: Make a paste with a small amount of cold water and mix into drink. 
  • Meals: Make a paste with a small amount of cold water and mix well into moist foods. 
Directions for Use

Protifar has a neutral taste and can therefore be added to both sweet and savoury foods or drinks without significantly altering flavour or texture. It is also suitable for use in cooking. Wash your hands, use clean or sterilized utensils and ensure top of pack is clean. Use only the scoop provided. Protifar should be mixed with sufficient cold liquid to form a smooth paste before stirring into food or drink.

Product Storage

Keep sealed and store in a dry, cool place (5-25°C), do not refrigerate. Once opened, use contents within 1 month. Replace lid firmly after use. Prepare the food per serving and use within 2 hours. Always discard unfinished solutions.

Shelf Life
  • 36 months
  • Review the "Best Before" date printed in the bottom of the tin
Presentation

Profitar is available in:

  • Tin can of 225 grams

Precautions:

Use with caution in infants and children.

Disclaimer:

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